Tuesday, May 1, 2007
- Transportation Communications Newsletter
Tuesday, May 1, 2007 -- ISSN 1529-1057
Experience the VII Technology Showcase at ITS America 's 2007 Annual Meeting & ExpositionITS America will present a VII Technology Showcase at its 2007 Annual Meeting & Exposition, June 4-6, 2007. Check out the latest vehicle-to-vehicle and vehicle-to-infrastructure communication systems and related applications from Caltrans, California PATH, Econolite, InfoTek, Mark IV IVHS, O.M.J.C. Signal Controller, Raytheon and TechnoCom. The showcase will be staged in a parking lot outside the Palm Springs Convention Center just a few steps from the exhibit hall to approximately 100,000 square feet of outdoor VII demonstrations! For the latest information on the VII Technology Showcase and its partners, visit www.itsa.org/amviishowcase.html.1) Freeway Meltdown Offers Telecommuting Test Case in Bay AreaLink to MediaNews story:2) UK Motorists Could be Tracked with GPS, CamerasLink to Reuters story:3) Study Lauds Maritime Navigation SystemGalveston Bay's PORTS has saved $15 million a year, federal report says.Link to story in the Houston Chronicle:4) Air Traffic Controllers: FAA Radio Ban Threatens SafetyLink to AP story:5) Maryland E-ZPass Workers Told to Deny ClaimsLink to story and video report on WBAL-TV:6) Mapping the Bay Bridge Traffic SnarlLink to story on Poynter Online:7) GPS RivalsLink to UPI stories:8) GPS + Live Traffic = Big Headache?Link to column in The Orange County Register:9) Azerbaijan Prepares Contest Paperwork for Baku Intelligent Traffic Control SystemLink story on Today.Az:News Releases1) Strategy Analytics: Automotive Sensors Market Expanding to $17 Billion by 2013http://home.businesswire.com/portal/site/google/index.jsp?ndmViewId=news_view&newsId=20070501006156&newsLang=en2) SmartSensor Contributing to Award-Winning Project - Illinois DOT project named 2006 ITS Midwest Project of the YearUpcoming EventsThe 2nd Annual Homeland Port Security Conference May 22 BaltimoreToday in Transportation History1902 The first gasoline-powered Locomobile was completed in Bridgeport , Connecticut .=============================================================================================The Transportation Communications Newsletter is published electronically Monday through Friday.To subscribe send an e-mail to: TCNL-subscribe@...To unsubscribe send an e-mail to: TCNL-unsubscribe@...TCN archives: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/transport-communicationsQuestions, comments about the TCN? Please write the editor, Bernie Wagenblast at i95berniew@....© 2007 Bernie Wagenblast
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